|Police now have private health files found in N.W.T. dump, says health authority - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 18:39:51 EST|
The CEO of the N.W.T. health authority says the major breach is a 'disturbing and evolving situation,' as hundreds of patients' health records were found recently at a Fort Simpson dump.
|Alaska groups sue to enforce clean air laws in Fairbanks - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 18:02:22 EST|
Three Alaska groups are suing the Environmental Protection Agency to demand it enforce the cleanup of polluted air around the state's second-largest city.
|Yellowknifer rebuilding plane that dropped bombs 75 years ago - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 08:00:00 EST|
Mikey McBryan, the general manager for Buffalo Airways, bought the shell of the DC-3 aircraft on eBay.
|'It's just like A Christmas Story': Northerners recall sticking their tongues to frozen metal - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 09:00:00 EST|
Every winter tongues fall victim to frozen metal objects — whether it's by accident or they're triple-dog dared.
|Family travels hundreds of kilometres, spends thousands to bring caribou feast to Pond Inlet - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 06:00:00 EST|
'We just wanted people to eat caribou during the Christmas season,' says Charlie Qavvataaq Inuarak, who spent about $20,000 on the trip from Pond Inlet to Hall Beach, Nunavut.
|N.W.T. privacy commissioner to investigate 'major breach' of health data found at dump - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 07:00:00 EST|
The N.W.T.'s privacy commissioner says she will investigate after a man found hundreds of confidential medical records at a dump in Fort Simpson.
|A lump of code: Yukon's Share the Spirit campaign gets some high-tech help - Sat, 15 Dec 2018 09:00:00 EST|
'You are not going to be on the delivery day realizing you are short presents, or that you don't know where someone is, or that someone is in the system twice.'
|Yukon residents want action against the opioid crisis - Fri, 14 Dec 2018 21:23:21 EST|
The 'together we can save lives' vigil gathered about 100 people outside the Elijah Smith Building in downtown Whitehorse on Thursday night.
|Hundreds of N.W.T. health records found at Fort Simpson dump - Fri, 14 Dec 2018 04:00:00 EST|
The documents contain detailed information about patients’ mental health and history of drug use, including applications to addictions treatment facilities, progress reports from those facilities, and detailed notes from one-on-one counselling sessions.
|Largest diamond unearthed in North America a 'miracle': Dominion VP - Fri, 14 Dec 2018 13:22:46 EST|
A diamond pegged to be the largest known gem-quality stone found in North America was discovered at a Northwest Territories mine in October, according to Dominion Diamond Mines.